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Address: Leh, India

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Should be well maintained.

This was my third visit to leh & I tried to go this place from main market by walking. And that was a mistake,it was my first day in leh, and I did this kind of physical... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were excited to visit the royal palace but it was a let down to be honest. The palace is not at all managed and restored properly. They charge an entry fee so I would expect them to manage it as well but to be honest it was not. Once you climb the stairs and reach the top, it caters... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was my third visit to leh & I tried to go this place from main market by walking. And that was a mistake,it was my first day in leh, and I did this kind of physical work.Walking all the way up to leh palace.A big no. This place is also called "mud palace" I visited this place after 4... More 

Thank Shreeeeyas
Warwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

September 2015 - Two hours of exploration amazing history and views the visitors centre is superb and worthy of our support

Thank HarryW54
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the "Hotel Royal Palace" in Leh and I decided to hike up to the Leh Royal Palace at 5AM. Took the route through the market & through some of the winding paths through the local's homes & Stupas. It took about 90mins but was worth every effort - the view from up there is simply awesome.... More 

Thank KiranKashikar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a nice beautiful amazing place in India . If your ready to travel by road must try once from Kullu to leh by road . It's took you abt 20 hrs . Over night stay camping.

Thank Hajishahul
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Nice place.Old gorgeous palace.The deity prognaparamita is there.An UNESCO APPROVED HERITAGE BUILDING

Thank Nandita G
Siliguri, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Leh Palace is just not worth visiting! All you can find here are the ruins of some ancient palace which is now just old and dusty and not the beautiful kind of ruins. Seriously, there's nothing you can see or do here. Some sort of reconstruction was also going on. Just give this a miss. Total waste of time &... More 

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Guwahati, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Leh Royal Palace is old residence of the Royals of Leh.... A interesting visit...maintained by ASI ....Can be Access to the 9th Level of the palace.Nice Photo Gallery Inside ..trekkers can move on to the Tsemo Castle also from the Leh Palace.

Thank dhrubaphy
Silver Spring, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We arranged transport with our hotel to visit 4 spots above the capital. After a short level walk from the parking lot and paying $3 foreign visitor admission, we had the 9 story traditionally constructed mud/brick palace to ourselves. Midway through our climb, we came to the Royal Shrine with its 3 Buddhist statues. We continued up through the rooms... More 

Thank Gene J
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Leh Palace overlooks the Leh city and can be reached by road. The road to the palace is badly maintained. The Leh palace is maintained by the Archaeological Survey of India and has a nominal entry fee. It was the Royal residence of the Namgayal rulers of Leh and was built in 15th century. It is quite badly maintained and... More 

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